Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Honolulu, HI

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WGHW80 PHFO 280025 RRA

Flood Advisory
National Weather Service Honolulu HI
225 PM HST MON FEB 27 2017

Maui HI-
225 PM HST MON FEB 27 2017

The National Weather Service in Honolulu has issued a

* Flood advisory for...
  The island of Maui in Maui County

* Until 515 PM HST

* At 225 PM HST, radar showed thunderstorms with heavy rain located
  upslope from Kaupo and Kipahulu. Rain was falling at a rate of 1
  to 2 inches per hour.

* Locations in the advisory include but are not limited to...
  Kaupo, Kipahulu, Nahiku, Keanae, Hana, Wailua, Hamoa and Haleakala
  National Park.


Stay away from streams, drainage ditches and low lying areas prone to

Rainfall and runoff will also cause hazardous driving conditions due
to ponding, reduced visibility and poor braking action.

Do not cross fast flowing or rising water in your vehicle, or on
foot. Turn around, don`t drown.

A Flash Flood Watch is also in effect. Pay attention in case Flash
Flood Warnings are needed.


This advisory may need to be extended beyond 515 PM HST if heavy rain

LAT...LON 2069 15600 2065 15605 2063 15614 2062 15623
      2088 15618 2086 15614 2082 15611 2083 15609
      2078 15599 2073 15599

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